What does Hermia think Helena has done? Hermia thinks that Helena has stolen Lysander’s love from her.
Why did Hermia get mad at Helena?
ii. 262). Hermia begins to suspect that Helena has somehow acted to steal Lysander’s love from her, and she surmises that, because she is short and Helena is tall, Helena must have used her height to lure Lysander. She grows furious with Helena and threatens to scratch out her eyes.
What does Hermia say about Helena?
Hermia. The more I hate, the more he follows me. Helena. The more I love, the more he hateth me.
What does Hermia think Demetrius has done?
She accuses Demetrius of murdering Lysander because he is nowhere to be found.
What did Hermia say to Helena when they Quarrelled?
Hermia tells Helena that she and Lysander plan to run away. Helena, who has recently been spurned by Demetrius, has watched while he now pursues Hermia who wants nothing to do with him. To win favor with Demetrius, Helena tells him of the lovers’ plans to elope.
How did Helena and Hermia become enemies from being best friends?
Hermia and Helena’s relationship has changed greatly after the intervention of Puck with the love potion. Once best friends, they have become each others enemies, and all for the love of Lysander and Demetrius.
Why do Helena and Hermia also fall asleep?
Hermia and Helena fall asleep because they, too, are exhausted. Hermia has been trying to catch Helena as Helena runs away from her. This after a night of nightmares for Hermia and running after Demetrius for Helena.
Is Hermia black?
Physically, Hermia is short and dark, Helena tall and fair, but both are beautiful, at least according to Helena, who insists that she is just as fair as Hermia, and that her beauty is renowned throughout Athens.
Why does Helena betray Hermia?
Helena betrays Hermia by telling Demetrius about her elopement plans. Helena is in love with Demetrius and thinks that by helping him, she will earn his love and gratitude. As he runs into the forest in search of Hermia, Helena runs after him.